Photos by Phillip Ennis
Stunning, glare-free outdoor lighting illuminates the house’s architectural details and gives the surrounding property a stately feel.
From Campanella Fence Centers: Ovation pool fence by Jerith FROM DESIGN LIGHTING BY MARKS: Outdoor and landscape lighting with fixtures by Kim Lighting From kelloggs & lawrence: Kingston pool-side chaises; Westerly end tables From marvin design gallery by authentic window design: Ultimate Double Hung windows with white-painted wood muntins and French doors.
Lined with boxwoods, the wooden front porch with its stone pillars provides a charming entrance to the home. Inviting rockers and an elegant seating area with airy blue-green cushions are ideal for afternoon teas or late-night cuddling while enjoying the landscape design of the property’s entrance.
FROM BEDFORD STONE AND MASONRY SUPPLY: New England thin stone veneer pillars with bluestone caps FROM HENRY B. WHITTAKER: Garage doors FROM HI-LIGHT DECORATING: Imperial bronze lanterns by Quoizel FROM JOHN JAY LANDSCAPE DEVELOPMENT: Wetland mitigation plan; Site development including lawn installation and plant selection; On-site manipulation and property design FROM KATONAH ARCHITECTURAL HARDWARE: Bronze front door handle by Sun Valley Bronze FROM SEASONS TOO: Rocking chairs by New River; Gloster Plantation sofa, chair, end table, and coffee table.
Accessible through both the family room and the kitchen, the upper deck, which boasts great views of the wooded property, has a casual and comfortable dining area, perfect for summer barbeques. A motorized awning provides shade in the outdoors. Below, a stylish dining table and chaise, just outside the recreation room, provide a nice lounging spot after a morning or midnight swim. A black picket fence surrounds the pool, which has water jets and fountains.
FROM CAMPANELLA FENCE CENTERS: Ovation pool fence FROM GREGORY SAHAGIAN & SON: Awning with hardware and assembly by Durasol, Sunbrella fabric, and motorization by Somfy FROM JP MCHALE PEST MANAGEMENT, INC: Termite Indicator Program; Chemical-free rodent traps; Six-step lawn care service program FROM KELLOGGS & LAWRENCE: Portsmouth benches and square table and Nantucket lounge chair, sofa, side table, and coffee table FROM SEASONS TOO: Florentine dining chairs and Roma dining table, chaise lounge, and occasional table.